Credit: Borussia Mönchengladbach

VBL: bmg_lefti & Co extend their lead

The winner of the 5. double matchday of the Virtual Bundesliga is Borussia Mönchengladbach. The virtual team from Gladbach manages to keep their opponents at a distance thanks to two 7-1 success.


Strong performance from Borussias Gamers

Borussia Mönchengladbach's first opponent was the FC. ST. Pauli. This victory was expected, but the bmg_lefi and his team also defeated their next opponent with the same clear result. The next opponent was Bayer 04 Leverkusen. A candidate for the title. But the team from Gladbach showed no nerves of steel and also defeated Bayer 04 7-1. With the 14 points that Borussia Mönchengladbach could collect on this double match day, they already lead the North-West Relay table with 15 points.



Bochum comes second with a far distance to the top

VfL Bochum is waiting in second place. But they have already played one game more than the table leader. But VfL Bochum also managed to collect a lot of points on the last matchday. By beating Hannover 96 6-3 and SC Paderborn 7-1, the Bochum team collected strong 13 points. Ali 'PredatorFIFA' Oskoui showed himself in excellent form. The gamer in the jersey of VfL Bochum won both Xbox games. Also, he won and drew in the doubles with colleague 'Cihan_Official' Yasarlar.


Leverkusen still not back on the track, technical problems in Cologne

Bayer 04 Leverkusen, on the other hand, continues its downward trend. After the team around Kai 'deto_official' Wollin was still on place 1 of the table after the 3rd double match day, the team now slid down to place 7 of the table. After the 1-7 clap against the leader from Gladbach, Bayer 04 also lost in the derby against Cologne. After the two singles matches, the score was 0-6. The doubles match had to be postponed due to technical problems at 1 FC Cologne. The team from Cologne could not even play against Weder Bremen on the 10th matchday due to technical problems. So, the players from Cologne remain level on points with Bayer Leverkusen and Holstein Kiel. All 3 teams have collected 37 points so far. Even if FC Cologne still has some duels to play due to the technical problems.

Benedikt 'BeneCR7x' Bauer with a strong performance

Benedikt 'BeneCR7x' Bauer from VfL Wolfsburg had a perfect day on the Xbox on matchday 9 and 10. He was able to win his singles match against both FC St. Pauli and Holstein Kiel. VfL Wolfsburg even managed to win 9-0 against the gamers from Kiel. In the game against FC ST. Pauli, BeneCR7X was the only one of the Wolfsburg team to win. 3-6 was the final score for FC ST. Pauli.


3 Teams with 31 points at the end of the tabel

At the end of the table, however, things are getting tighter and tighter. Four teams currently stand at 31 points. FC Schalke 04, SC Paderborn, Hamburger SV and Eintracht Braunschweig all have the same score. Eintracht Braunschweig can increase their effectiveness by a 7-1 success against their direct competitor from Paderborn. The gamer of Eintracht Braunschweig Alexander 'alex_czapi' Czaplok was incredibly successful. He was able to win his singles match, and his doubles match against Justin “Godly” Kampmeier and his teammates.


The Hamburger SV can thank Leon 'HSV Leon' Krasniqi for standing at 31 points. He was the decisive gamer in HSV's 6-3 win against Schalke 04, but things did not go so well for HSV against Holstein Kiel. In the North German Duel, the HSV had to admit defeat 1-7. FC Schalke 04 fared a little better in their second game of the evening. A 4-4 win against Hannover 96 will add 4 points to the score them.


The North-West Relay of the VBL goes into its next round on 22 December. Then the fans can look forward to match days 11 and 12. There will be no match in the VBL next week.